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This Week In … July 12, Episode 35

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended July 12, 2019, with host Nick Thomas. Headlines include: Canadian retailer pulls CannTrust’s recreational marijuana goods from shelves Congressional panel urged to support states-rights marijuana legislation Florida appeals court nixes medical marijuana caps, vertical integration Demetrix raises $50 million to research synthetic cannabinoid production Green […]

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This Week In … June 28, Episode 34

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended June 28, 2019, with host Jill Reddish. Headlines include: Illinois becomes 11th state to legalize adult-use marijuana; $2B market projected Chart: Ranks of US banks serving cannabis firms growing, but data may overstate true number Social media challenges continue for cannabis firms – sometimes costing […]

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This Week In … June 21, Episode 33

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended June 21, 2019, with host Kevin “Moose” Huhn. Headlines include: In ‘historic vote,’ US House protects state-legal cannabis programs Congress urges FDA to get going on CBD in foods, dietary supplements FDA extends deadline for public comments on CBD rules Shareholders approve planned cannabis merger […]

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This Week In … June 14, Episode 32

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended June 14, 2019, with co-hosts Jill Reddish and Jenel Stelton-Holtmeier – recorded live from the show floor of MJBizConNEXT and the Hemp Industry Daily Conference. Headlines include: Experts at MJBizConNEXT highlight cannabis industry’s move toward more mainstream acceptance Weekly Deal Watch: Public companies target private firms […]

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This Week In … June 7, Episode 31

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended June 7, 2019, with host Kevin “Moose” Huhn. Headlines include: Domino effect? Illinois marijuana legalization could spur other states to do same In landmark move, Illinois lawmakers approve adult-use cannabis program that could hit $2 billion in sales New Jersey to greatly expand medical marijuana […]

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This Week In … May 31, Episode 30

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended May 31, 2019, with host Jill Reddish. Headlines include: Exclusive: US retail marijuana sales on pace to rise 35% in 2019 and near $30 billion by 2023 Harvard, Canadian cannabis firm Atlas ink ‘groundbreaking’ research partnership New Colorado law allows outsiders to invest in state’s […]

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This Week In … May 24, Episode 29

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended May 24, 2019, with host Kevin “Moose” Huhn. Headlines include: Chart: Comparing the price per milligram of THC in cannabis-infused products Smaller California marijuana farmers form co-ops to save on costs, compete with large growers What are the business implications of labor peace agreements for […]

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This Week In … May 17, Episode 28

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended May 17, 2019, with host Jill Reddish. Headlines include: ‘Be at the table, or you’re on the plate’: Part 1 of a Q&A with CV Sciences exec Doug Mackay; ‘Distinct products, distinct plants – that’s the only way’: Part 2 of a Q&A with CV Sciences […]

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This Week In … May 10, Episode 27

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended May 10, 2019, with host Nick Thomas. Headlines include: 5 key takeaways from MJBizDaily’s European Cannabis Symposium CBD giant CV Sciences reports $9 million loss in first quarter Cannabis firm Cronos Group misses on revenue, reports wider Q1 loss Epidiolex, Sativex maker GW Pharmaceuticals reports […]

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This Week In … May 3, Episode 26

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended May 3, 2019, with host Jill Reddish. Headlines include: Cannabis vaporizer company Pax Labs raises benchmark $420 million in funding Cannabis group Curaleaf to acquire Cura Partners for CA$1.27 billion Moosehead, Sproutly Canada to launch cannabis-infused beverages Canadian marijuana firm Canopy Growth set to build […]

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This Week In … April 26, Episode 25

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended April 26, 2019, with host Kevin “Moose” Huhn. Headlines include: Federal marijuana reform may be entering new era, even if high hurdles remain Helping banks play SAFE while serving the cannabis industry: Q&A with Congressman Ed Perlmutter Aurora Cannabis exec: ‘Having a major presence in […]

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This Week In … April 19, Episode 24

This Week In Marijuana Business News for the week ended April 19, 2019, with host Jill Reddish. Canopy strikes groundbreaking cannabis-sector deal to buy Acreage for $3.4 billion California licensing snafu could cost cannabis growers thousands in lost revenue, possible shutdowns Urban Outfitters joins retail rush to sell CBD products; The Vitamin Shoppe sells edible CBD […]

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